North America Wedding Photographers

Wedding Photographers of North America

Be sure to hire a North American wedding photographer with a documentary-style to make authentic photos on your big day. A trusted and respected pro to make your family and guests feel relaxed is a must. Meet the accredited members of the Wedding Photojournalist Association.

328 Documentary Wedding Photographers available for your wedding...

Jacob Hannah is a Vermont wedding photographer that has a degree in Photojournalism and spent six years working as a newspaper photojournalist

Jacob graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2006 with a degree in Photojournalism. He then spent six years as a newspaper photojournalist in New York and Nebraska, before moving back to his home state of Vermont.

Starting Price:
5200 (USD)
Maine is home to the wedding photography business of Kate Crabtree

...I have been published in Real Maine Weddings, Maine Magazine, Seacoast Weddings, Style Me Pretty, Junebug Weddings, amongst others....

Starting Price:
4400 (USD)
Carson City, Nevada wedding photos by Tara Theilen

Tara Theilen photographs weddings with her husband, Matt-- We are Matt and Tara Theilen–just two people in love with life and passionate about what we do. We met in 1998 when Matt was living in his VW van, spending winters rock climbing in Joshua Tree...

Starting Price:
5500 (USD)
 Wedding Photography by David Clumpner of Missoula, Montana

Hi, I'm David! I'm a documentary wedding photographer who believes in real, raw, emotional photography. I have traveled and lived in many countries and states, always pursuing adventure and good stories. This is how I came to be a photographer...

Starting Price:
3950 (USD)
Annie Bang is an LA based documentary, photojournalistic wedding photographer in CA.

I’m a moment junkie. I studied Journalism in college and I once was an international journalist based in Seoul. I strongly believe that the absolute best way to re-live the most special day is looking at your photos of the real moments and emotions. Both...

Starting Price:
2125 (USD)
Brett Butterstein is a Southern California based wedding photographer.

2017 - Speaker - The Rural Workshop - Barcelona, Spain 2016 - Photographer of the Year (POY) Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) 2015 - Speaker -FDF - Córdoba, Argentina 2014 - Speaker - FDF - Seville, Spain 2013 - Junebug Weddings Best of the...

Starting Price:
2400 (USD)
Danette Pascarella has been documenting weddings in NJ for over 7 years

Danette has been documenting weddings in New Jersey since 2010, but before that she had a long career as a biologist. Since photography was essential to her happiness, she boldly switched careers and has not looked back since. She feels most alive...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Dorota Karpowicz is a wedding photographer from Alberta, Canada

Our photography began in nature where we captured award winning photos of the natural environment but we were drawn to people and capturing the richness of their emotions in photos that will last forever. We use different lenses and angles to create...

Starting Price:
3750 (CAD)
Denis Gostev employs a non-intrusive approach to his NYC wedding photography

After spending years photographing sports, Denis has developed a keen eye and intuition for capturing natural, emotional, and long lasting moments using a non-intrusive approach to wedding photography.

Starting Price:
2500 (USD)
Ken Pak wedding photography of DC was exposed to cameras by his father, a photographer.

For Ken Pak, photography is a way to expose life at its best. His spontaneity of expression and his professional, yet friendly nature allow him to capture the most natural once in a lifetime moments through his lenses. He says "Throughout the...

Starting Price:
3900 (USD)
Michelle Arlotta is a New Jersey wedding photographer of the WPJA

Michelle has been photographing weddings for over 13 years. Couples call her a 'wedding ninja' for her ability to capture raw emotion while telling their story in a beautiful, yet comprehensive manner and always with a bit of humor along the...

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
San Diego, CA based wedding photographer Shaun Baker

Shaun grew up studying film and television with the dream of becoming a director. He graduated college with six production certificates and his bachelor’s degree in communications. Shortly after his college graduation, Shaun put the video camera down and...

Starting Price:
3200 (USD)
Emin Kuliyev multi-time, top award-winning wedding photojournalist from NY

2008 - Photographer of the year in the AGWPJA. 2009 - Top 5 WPJA Photographer for 2009 2011 - Photographer of the Year in the WPJA. 2012 - WPJA POY First Runner Up 2014 - Photographer of the Year in the WPJA. 2014 - Photographer of the...

Starting Price:
2200 (USD)
Chicago Wedding Photographer Victoria Sprung

I’m Victoria, and I dislike 3rd person bio pages. I’m a Photographer, Filmmaker, and Educator based in Chicago, traveling worldwide. I specialize in low light, high contrast, bold color, and in-camera effects. I love documenting real moments (at weddings...

Starting Price:
3900 (USD)
Kristina Cazares-Neri passion for great wedding photographs continued into a professional career as a San Diego, CA wedding photojournalist

Kristina knew she wanted to be a photographer since before she knew how a camera works. She ruined countless rolls of film as a child because she wanted to take photos but had no idea how to operate a camera. Luckily for you, her passion for photography...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Lake Tahoe, CA based wedding photographer Shaunte Dittmar

I fell into my passion for photography at a younger age and used it as a means to document the world around me. Fascinated by human expression and interaction, I began photographing weddings and haven't looked back since. My goal is to create a...

Starting Price:
4600 (USD)
Jesse La Plante has a Bachelor’s Degree in photojournalism and shoots weddings in and around Boulder, Colorado.

I’ve worked as a professional photographer for more than a decade. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in photojournalism and started out in the newspaper industry. During that time, I shot everything from criminal court trials to Detroit Pistons games (I’m...

Starting Price:
4999 (USD)
San Francisco Photographer Chris Shum's most beautiful and joyful events in life are weddings

Chris has had a great love for art since he was a young boy. At age of 15, he earned his first second-hand camera from his father. Since then, he was always “the photographer” among his friends and family. He finally turned this passion into his...

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
New Hampshire wedding photographer, Sarah Martinez

My photography background takes me from starting out as a photojournalist for a newspaper in Ohio, to being the second photographer to an incredible wedding team in San Diego, all the way to starting my own photography business here in New Hampshire.

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Lake Tahoe wedding photographer Matt Theilen, of California

We are Matt and Tara Theilen–just two people in love with life and passionate about what we do. We met in 1998 when Matt was living in his VW van, spending winters rock climbing in Joshua Tree while Tara was finishing up graduate school in Tucson. Over...

Starting Price:
5500 (USD)
Johnny Shryock, Arlington VA Wedding Photographer

My love of photography was sparked when my brother was getting married. It wasn't until his wedding (ten years ago!) that I decided to purchase my first "real camera" and I haven't turned back since. I want you to feel completely at...

Starting Price:
4250 (USD)
Vermont is home to documentary wedding photographer Megan Hannah

Since moving to Vermont in 2012, Megan and her husband have photographed over 100 weddings as a team, in their documentary style.

Starting Price:
5200 (USD)
Washington State Wedding Photographer, Logan Westom

I'm a documentary wedding photographer located in the Seattle area of Washington. I live on the rocky beaches of Bremerton Washington and love riding the ferry to Seattle as often as possible. I started my professional photography career shooting...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Miami, FL documentary wedding photographer David Zaoui has said that at his own wedding, he discovered the art of wedding photography

A self-learned photographer, David Zaoui was born in 1982 of Eurasian and Franco-Algerian parents. Growing up, his diverse background provided an ideal environment where artistic sense, open-mindedness and multiculturalism were omnipresent. Through both...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
David Murray is an Atlanta wedding photojournalist with a GA studio serving discerning clientele

David Murray Weddings is a boutique wedding photojournalism studio serving a sophisticated, discerning clientele. David is a Pulitzer Prize Finalist, a Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award runner-up, as well as 1st place/Spot News in the POYi. He has...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Cafa Liu is a wedding photographer from Canada - Cafaphoto

I am a wedding photographer based in Toronto, I record marriage moments from a special “Cafa” angle, and create love memories with passion. I am not a story-maker, but a story-teller, telling the love stories in an artistically way. I provide service...

Starting Price:
4000 (CAD)
Jason Brown is a Chicago, IL based wedding photographer

Hello! I'm a Chicago-based wedding and commercial photographer, available for assignments both locally and abroad. I help my clients relive their day, share their story, and keep a piece of the experience. Whether your wedding is traditional or...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Colorado wedding photographer Stacy Gillespie

After just moving to Colorado, Stacy met Trent and a few dates later, he introduced her to a camera. It didn’t take long for her to fall in love with photography and the guy that handed it to her. Having studied marketing and playing volleyball in...

Starting Price:
4800 (USD)
New Jersey wedding photographer Todd Laffler.

After high school I went on to earn my BFA in Photography from the Maryland Institute College of Art, one of the nation’s top ranked Art Schools. College laid down the foundation for my path in photography, a path I continue to explore and expand upon to...

Starting Price:
4950 (USD)
Brittany Diliberto, Bee Two Sweet Photography in Arlington, VA

Photography is a part of who I am, not just what I do. My camera goes wherever I go, because I believe spectacular moments should be imprinted on more than memory alone. My work is influenced by my background as a professional lighting designer, having...

Starting Price:
4250 (USD)
New York based documentary wedding photographer Danielle Gardner.

Danielle spent six years as a photojournalist and multimedia photographer for Sun-Times Media in Chicago. When not photographing weddings, she's in her Upstate New York home documenting the daily life of her husband and their six-year-old son...

Starting Price:
2200 (USD)
Avant Garde Studio owner Adeline Leonti is a Montreal wedding photographer.

My career as a working photographer began when I was a journalist. It often occurred that I would abandon the pen in favour of the camera, in order to adequately express my need to tell stories through images. In fact, this approach led me to focus on...

Starting Price:
3000 (CAD)
Raymond Iavasile works in Michigan photographing weddings.

Ray Anthony Photography is now better than ever! As a husband and wife team, combined, we will offer you Ray's love and passion for his documentary style of photographing weddings, and Beth's own creative talents as well! She has spent years...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Kent Meireis formed his Colorado wedding photography company specializing in wedding photojournalism for Denver.

After working as a staff photographer for news papers such as The Denver Post for more than 20-years, I started my own wedding photography business in 1997, specializing in wedding photojournalism. Having a BA in journalism and two feature Pulitzer...

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
Nikhol Esteras is a weddings photographer with her husband in Mexico and the San Francisco, Bay Area.

I am a documentary wedding photographer, based out of Oaxaca (Winter) and the Bay Area in California (Summer), and I also offer my services in international destination wedding photography. My approach focuses on making unique and real images that...

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Boston wedding photographer, Alex Paul of Massachusetts.

Originally from Belarus – a small country between Poland and Russia – it was in 2006, and inspired by my own wedding, that I attended the Minsk School of Photography. Following two years intense study and two more years shadowing a renowned wedding...

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
Chicago Wedding Photographer Travis Haughton for Illinois

Travis began shooting weddings while working as a newspaper photojournalist in the Chicago suburbs. Travis continues to shoot news and sports throughout the Chicago area. He currently lives in Chicago's Lincoln Square neighborhood with his wife and...

Starting Price:
3900 (USD)
Philip Thomas is a British wedding photographer based out of San Antonio, Texas

British photographer Philip is based out of San Antonio, Texas and is available for local and destination weddings. Philip has been married to Marcie since 2006 and have two beautiful little girls. Photography is Philip's passion and part of his...

Starting Price:
4500 (USD)
Chandler, Arizona photojournalist turned wedding photographer, Laura Segall.

I am an East Coast transplant who loves the desert, Boston Terriers and has a serious addiction to bright colorful sneakers. I am married to a fellow photojournalist who shares my passion for photography and adventure. I think about my own wedding as I...

Starting Price:
2300 (USD)
Rhode Island wedding photography by Kevin Trimmer

I enjoy capturing the moments and emotion throughout your wedding day. My work has been described as "fun", "artistic", “unique”, “candid”, “emotional”, "spontaneous" and “story-telling”. My photography background has...

Starting Price:
3200 (USD)
A traveling wedding photographer from Minnesota -  Penny McCoy

My name is Penny! I am a traveling wedding photographer living in Minnesota. I was born and raised in the south so you will hear me say the word y'all along with other combination made up words. I love to travel all over this world to take photos of...

Starting Price:
3700 (USD)
Sacramento Wedding Photographer Raymond Nguyen - CA

I have had a passion for photography for as long as I can remember. Since a child, I was delighted in how a moment can be captured through the lens of a camera, and how time stands still within the frame of a photograph. I approach every project with...

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
Los Angeles wedding photographer Tanya Parada for CA

Hi, I'm Tanya! I'm a Los Angeles and destination wedding photographer based out of Santa Monica. I live for documenting real moments and real couples. I have nearly a decade of experience photographing weddings, but a lifetime of passion for...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Esther Gibbons - wedding photographer in Montreal, Quebec

Esther Gibbons is a wedding, event and portrait photographer based in Montreal, Quebec. Her photography is natural and authentic, with a focus on documenting real moments between people. She works tirelessly and has terrific timing to catch people at...

Starting Price:
2500 (CAD)
Julie Ambos has devoted herself to moment driven photojournalistic wedding photography in Key West, Florida.

Julie's fascination with photography started early. Hanging in her family home were two side-by-side portraits: one of her sister, perfectly coiffed and surrounded by carefully arranged stuffed animals; and one of Julie, tangled hair, one sock...

Starting Price:
3450 (USD)
Madison, Wisconsin based wedding photojournalist - Romulo Morishita

My experience with photography starts with a six-year-old boy holding up lights for his dad at a party. When we arrive home, my dad gives me his state-of-the-art Hasseblad camera's detachable back and teaches me to rewind the film. For me it was all...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Madison Wedding Photographer Ilana Bar-av of Wisconsin

My dad was a photographer and my oldest brother is a photographer based out of Baltimore. They both tried to talk me out of shooting weddings because they thought it would be too stressful… …They were wrong. This is my 6th full-time year as a wedding...

Starting Price:
3400 (USD)
Bradley Hanson is a Minnesota wedding photographer from Minneapolis

Since 1999, I have been a professional photographer serving in Minneapolis, MN, Seattle, WA and international destinations. While weddings are my first love, I also apply my style to portraits, promotional images, live music, commercial and editorial...

Starting Price:
4000 (USD)
Vermont wedding photography by Sarah Priestap

Freelance photographer for local and national publications including the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, Seven Days Vermont, and The Valley News.

Starting Price:
3500 (USD)
Lukas Guillaume of France discovered wedding photography in Australia

I discovered photography when I was living in Australia. I wanted to show my family and friends the beautiful landscapes of this very singular country and to share my new life and adventure with them. Later on I started taking portraits of people and...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Colorado Wedding Photographer Trent Gillespie

During college, Trent worked in a photography lab gutting film canisters, chopping negatives and making prints. Thousands of frames later, it became time to transition from the development side of photography into the production of it. After graduating...

Starting Price:
4800 (USD)
Juan Carlos Calderon is a wedding photographer for Jalisco and Puerto Vallarta

Shortly before I started my photographer's career in 2012, times were very challenging for me because I didn't have a job for 6 months straight. The only job I could find was an online coupon agency, just like Groupon, but local. It was an...

Starting Price:
3000 (USD)
Lauren Lindley is a South Lake Tahoe wedding photographer in CA

I am a Texas Longhorn at heart and a transplant to the South Lake Tahoe area, which I have called home since 2006. Today, I am a destination wedding photographer available for event, portrait and wedding photography in the Reno Tahoe Area and beyond. I...

Starting Price:
4200 (USD)
France and Occitanie wedding photographer William Lambelet

William is a French Wedding Photographer. He attaches great value to human relationships. Year by year he has developed is own style. 
His goal is to create strong and composed pictures in capturing small moments a lot of people doesn’t see. He likes to...

Starting Price:
2100 (EUR)
Documentary wedding photographer, Miguel Onieva of Spain

As a teenager I enjoyed creating memories in a different, natural and original way. My dream and my hope was to become one of the best wedding photographers in the world. I still did not know how to get it, but I was very clear that I did not want to be...

Starting Price:
2000 (EUR)
Freek Nagtzaam Netherlands Wedding Photographer from Noord Brabant

My photography must exceed your expectations. I laid the foundations at the Fotovakschool, I followed courses, but the most important thing: I followed my heart. I have found the perfect balance between ambition, challenge and love in my constant search...

Starting Price:
1250 (EUR)
Franck Petit is a French wedding photographer in Lot-et-Garonne

I'm French wedding photographer. I do it since 2012. I'm married and I have one daughter, they are the inspiration in my life and they push my limits to be a better person and a better photographer. If I do this job, it's to feel happiness...

Starting Price:
2000 (EUR)
Puglia and Bari Wedding Photographer Matteo Lomonte of Italia

Matteo Lomonte was born in 1983 in Gioia del Colle, a little town in the south of Italy. In 2001 he started to develop his passion for photography and after a self-taught training, he worked with professional photographers all over Italy. His passion...

Starting Price:
2500 (EUR)
Clara Sampaio Brazil wedding photographer

I am Clara Sampaio, I photograph for passion and love my profession. Since I've changed architecture for wedding photography and family, I can say that I'm part of a select group of people who work with what they really like, and that makes all...

Starting Price:
2000 (USD)
PACA and Alpes-Maritimes Wedding Photographer Lonata Montulé Engrand

Since my childhood, it was the audiovisual or nothing else! So I had already decided on the direction to take for my professional future. Very stubborn and Breton girl (it does not help the stubborn side ;-)), here I am after my BAC towards film studies...

Starting Price:
1900 (EUR)
Omar Berr is a Peru based photojournalist turned wedding photographer

Thank you very much for taking part of your time and having arrived here. I am currently a wedding photographer, but not all the time was like that, I have worked as a photojournalist, and for that stretch I have covered all kinds of situations that...

Starting Price:
2150 (USD)

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Wedding Photojournalists from North America

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3500 US Dollar

Olujr: Olu Akintorin

Willowbrook in Illinois, United States
1450 Canadian Dollar
2300 Canadian Dollar

Mike Lupine

Ottawa in Ontario, Canada
5000 US Dollar

Joseph Kohn

Daly City in California, United States

IQphoto was founded in 2002. We have photographed hundreds of weddings in Northern California and in many other states and countries such as United Kingdom, Canada, Greece, Honduras, Mexico, Italy, Dominican Republic, Thailand, and more. We have...

1500 US Dollar

Elli Gurfinkel

Ann Arbor in Michigan, United States

Elli Gurfinkel is a wedding photojournalist in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He travels throughout the Midwest for his wedding work. He holds a bachelor's degree in communications and photojournalism from San Francisco State University and has been...

4500 US Dollar

Nidji Photography: Natasha Singh

Glen Oaks in New York, United States
6000 US Dollar

Photographick Studios: Sunny Mathur

Derwood in Maryland, United States
1800 US Dollar

2 Pixel Studio: Eric Tran

San Jose in California, United States
2000 US Dollar

Bravo Image: Brenda Bravo

Pembroke Pines in Florida, United States

I was born in Los Angeles, California (to Peruvian parents) and have lived throughout Northern and Southern Cali most of my life until about March 2011 when I decided to up & move to Lima, Peru to pursue my dream of being a full-time...

4000 US Dollar

Ineffable Studios: Thanh Vo

Santa Clara in California, United States
WPJA Communiqué: Features
Wedding Photographer Ben Benvie of Ontario, Canada
For one day, the two of you are the focus of attention. The concerns of the world slip away as you and your sweetheart take center stage for the moment you’ve long anticipated. Your guests’ thoughts... Read more
Wedding Photographer Alison Williams of Colorado, United States
The bride steps into her wedding gown. Her mother and a coterie of bridesmaids assist her with the final touches on her hair and makeup. They primp and preen at her gown, perhaps contributing... Read more

Client Letters

Jessica & Christiaan

Photographed by Steve Koo

You were absolutely wonderful! You were everything we were looking for in photgrapher- professional, creative, talented, hard worker...

Switzerland Zug Wedding Photography of tearful vows ceremony on the Rhine

Marcia and Chriegi

Photographed by Heike Witzgall

Wow! Tears flowed when we saw the pictures! Beautiful! Moments full of emotions, tension and excitement! You are just great! We are so...

Rose & Miran

Photographed by Erkin Agsaran

Dear Erkin, I hope you are doing great. Thank you very much for the nice pictures. They are really amazing :-) Thank you again. We...